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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1987.61
People
El Lissitzky, Russian (Pochinok, Russia 1890 - 1941 Moscow, Russia)
Title
Proun
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1923
Culture
Russian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gouache, ink, and graphite on tan wove paper
Dimensions
35.9 x 27.5 cm (14 1/8 x 10 13/16 in.)
Provenance
The Fredric Wertham Collection, gift of his wife Hesketh; to the Busch-Reisinger Museum, 1987.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, The Fredric Wertham Collection, Gift of his wife Hesketh
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Accession Year
1987
Object Number
1987.61
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Zach Rottman, "Home on the Plains: Andrea Zittel and the Use-Value of Abstraction", X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly, Project X Foundation for Art and Criticism (Los Angeles, CA, 2018), Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 75-91, pp. 86-90, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

What about Revolution? Aesthetic Practices after 1917, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 08/26/2017 - 01/07/2018

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